Unable to delete ISCSI Target in Red Hat ———– Target Name root@rb-redhat6 iscsi]# iscsiadm -m node 192.168.0.112:3260,1 iqn.1986-03.com.ibm:2145.clusterh1.gully ————– Error Message [root@rb-redhat6 iscsi]# iscsiadm –m node -T iqn.1986-03.com.ibm:2145.clusterh1.gully –portal 192.168.0.112:3260 -u iscsiadm: No matching sessions found ———— Distro root@rb-redhat6 iscsi]# cat /etc/*issue* Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.3 (Santiago) Thanks in advance for your [...]
Answer Question | February 14, 2013 3:25 AM
iSCSI, RedHat, Storage
Hi, I want to build a career in Storage Area Network and get into HBA testing/development of iSCSI,FC,FCOE cards. What are the scope of job opportunities in India? Please let me know the technical knowledge a person should pursue to become an expert in this field. It will be helpful to know if there are [...]
Answer Question | October 21, 2012 4:53 AM
certification, FCoE, HBA, iSCSI, Storage Area Network
Hi, I’d like a “howto” on configuring SRP initiators and targets. I’m using Centos/Xen hypervisors and will build my own storage servers. I’m using Infiniband cards with Mellanox MT25408 chipset. I’m familiar with Linux but unsure of exactly what I need to get this up and running. I dont want to use IP or iSCSI [...]
Answer Question | March 1, 2011 11:01 AM
Hypervisor, Infiniband, iSCSI, Linux administration, SAN, SRP, Storage network, Xen
In an effort to set up some sort of security on the IP traffic between the systems using iSCSI I attempted to implement IPsec. In doing so the Windows iSCSI initiators were no longer able to communicate with the targets. So after removing the settings in the local security policy most of the systems were [...]
Answer Question | October 13, 2010 4:01 PM
IPsec, iSCSI, iSCSI Initiator, VHD, Windows Server 2008 R2
Can I install VMware’s ESX server on a system using sata drives or will I have to have scsi drives instead. Thanks, Stan
Answer Question | August 10, 2010 4:33 AM
iSCSI, SATA Drives, VMware, VMware ESX, VMware ESX Server
StarWind claims to turn any standard server into a fault-tolerant, fail-safe Windows iSCSI target SAN. Compared to EMC and Netapp products, where does it stand in term of performance & reliability (e.g. assuming new & stable server)? Has anyone deployed it on production? What kind of hardware do you use/recommend (e.g. Dell R410 etc)? Can [...]
Answer Question | August 26, 2010 5:13 PM
iSCSI, SAN, Storage in 2010, Thin provisioning
Cost effective and easier to manage ?
Answer Question | June 16, 2010 5:58 AM
FC, Fibre channel, iSCSI, iSCSI and FC Network, iSCSI Ports, Storage in 2010
Whenever I give a disk rescan, the server mysteriously gets hung. the system log throws the following error – “A connection to the target was lost, but Initiator successfully reconnected to the target. Dump data contains the target name.” Storage : Stonefly optisan Host : Windows 2003
Answer Question | June 3, 2010 2:16 PM
iSCSI, Optisan, Stonefly, Storage Area Networks, Storage in 2010, Windows Server 2003
we use a hyper-v server which has a connection with a storage server through ISCSI, we manage the hyper-v server with MS VMM. when creating a machine from a template it copy’s it to itself using BITS cause of that the creating taking 45min for deployment is there any way we can setup hyper-v or [...]
Answer Question | June 1, 2010 1:41 PM
Hyper-V, iSCSI, Storage in 2010, Windows Server 2008 R2
If i put 4 No. 10/100/1000 ethernet ports on server as well as on storage and i connect and configure teaming of the ethernet ports; what troughput i should get from it. i) 4 GBPS throughput. ii) Less than 4 GBPS throughput and why less.?
Answer Question | June 1, 2010 8:45 AM
iSCSI, iSCSI Interface, Rack mounted servers, Storage in 2010, Virtualization in 2010
Hi, Can someone help me with it? I need some Ethernet HBA for iSCSI target, to my storage. Can’t find anywhere! Going nuts! Thanks!
Answer Question | December 14, 2009 4:11 PM
CentOS, Ethernet, Ethernet HBA, Intel, iSCSI
We have a SAN that is mission critical to the business. Performance and availabilty are key. I have read that I should lean towards fibre channel for this versus ISCSI but was curious if anyone has seen a noticable difference.
Answer Question | October 6, 2009 3:48 PM
Fibre channel, Fibre channel SAN, iSCSI, iSCSI SAN, SAN
Where can i download a guide on iSCSI to implement on a virtualization? This question is from the Microsoft Virtualization Chat held on August 27th.
Answer Question | September 15, 2009 3:45 PM
iSCSI, Microsoft virtualization, Microsoft Virtualization Chat 8/27
What exactly is iSCSI? Is it software based or hardware? Also, people often speak about iSCSI ports, but they generally look like normal LAN ports. Can you give me explanation of this?
Answer Question | August 31, 2009 6:27 PM
iSCSI, iSCSI Ports
If I have a iSCSI target server and a regular Windows 2003 server on the same host, will the iSCSI network traffic between the 2 VMWare guests stay internal or does it actually somehow goes out and back in.
Answer Question | August 26, 2009 3:26 PM
iSCSI, Network traffic, VMware Guests, Windows Server 2003
I’m in the process of creating an iSCSI test environment and have a question regarding the naming conventions. The standard specifies using a FQDN as part of the name. What have others done when a FQDN was not available or you did not want to use your existing FQDN? Thank you.
Answer Question | August 13, 2009 9:08 PM
FQDN, iSCSI, Open source
Are there any best practices for configuring clients to boot from an Windows 2003 server hosting the client O/S images on an attached iSCSI SAN? Is there a list of hardware or software that is required? I’m considering a HP – LeftHand iSCSI SAN solution to host the client images but want to understand how [...]
Answer Question | August 4, 2009 1:37 PM
HP, iSCSI, iSCSI SAN, SAN, Windows Server 2003
Hello, I’m looking for some information about Oracle Rac when the DB is running on iSCSI system like HP Lefthand or DELL EqualLogic system? This king of system storage seems very interesting in particular for the Disaster recovery site. If this configuration is existing, thank you to give me some information about your satisfaction (and [...]
Answer Question | July 2, 2009 3:56 PM
iSCSI, iSCSI and Oracle, Oracle RAC
Is there any TPS benchmarking available in deciding whether to go for Fibre channel or iSCSI? We are using Oracle database which requires a Terabyte of storage and will be operating at the 1000TPS at peak level. In this case – should we go for iSCSI or Fibre Channel as the mass storage device? Thank [...]
Answer Question | June 23, 2009 3:19 PM
Fibre channel, iSCSI, Oracle Benchmark Testing, Storage Channel, Storage management, Transactions Per Second
Using DELL Poweredge 2800 with a Raid 5 configuration of 2 hard drives capacity 85GB Ultra 320 SCSI. Hard disks have been showing failure. I tried to bring the hard drives ONLINE by FORCE option provided in the utility manager to configure RAID and got the hard drives up but couldn’t login to windows server [...]
Answer Question | March 17, 2009 5:57 PM
Backup, Dell PowerEdge 2800, iSCSI, RAID, RAID 5, RAID configuration, Restore, Windows Server 2003